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What's "methinQs"?

"methinQs" is a site for people interested in other people’s opinions on themed questions, and for people who like to share their opinions or post questions to the masses. There are Japanese and English editions of the site.

Anyone can vote and view the voting results; however, you must be a registered member to create questions. Voting, viewing voting results, member registration and question creation are all free.

Questions can be easily created and include a picture and explanation.
Voters can not only vote on a question, but also write comments and join lively debates. Question creator can lock questions and prevent commenting if desired.

Voters can see recommendations or newly posted questions on the home page. Alternatively, voters can search via keyword, genre or tag cloud.

What do other people think about your favorite topics? Pose a question to the internet and find out. Let’s see how many votes your questions can get!

FAQ

Why should I join?

Becoming a member allows you to:

  • Create Questions
  • Add Answers
  • Post Comments on the Details page
  • View charts showing voting patterns
How to Become a Member?

You can register to be a new member here.

How do I change my profile?

You can edit your profile from the "Edit User Profile" section in "Menu".

* You must be logged in to access this page.

How do I unsubscribe?

When you unsubscribe, all your contributed data will be deleted.
If you sure you want to unsubscribe, please use the following form.

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User Guide

Creating and Editing Questions

  1. Create A Question

    Click "Add A Question" on the menu which is displayed after login.

    * You must be logged in to access this page.

  2. Edit a question

    Enter "Details View" by hovering on the question card and clicking "View more details" or "See more answers".
    If you can’t see the question card, perform a search via the menu at the top.
    Click the "Edit / Delete" to manage the content.

  3. Prevent Others From Adding Answers

    Answers can be added during question creation or editing the question.
    It is possible to lock answers and prevent other from adding to the list, if necessary.
    In order to lock options, enter "Details View" by hovering on the question card and clicking "View more details" or "See more answers".
    If you can’t see the question card, perform a search via the menu at the top.
    Check "Lock Answers to prevent change" and click OK to save.

  4. Prevent Others from Adding Comments

    It is possible to lock the comment function and prevent discussion, if necessary.
    Enter "Details View" by hovering on the question card and clicking "View more details" or "See more answers".
    If you can’t see the question card, perform a search via the menu at the top.
    Check "Lock Comments to prevent post" and click OK to save.
    Disabling commenting prevents active discussion and interest in a question. This may result in less people viewing and voting on your question.

Vote and Post comments

  1. Voting on a Question Card

    Hover over or click on a question card.
    The voting card will be displayed showing up to 3 answers.
    Click on one of the answers to register a vote.
    Click on "See More Answers" or "View More Details" to view the entire question including all available answers and comments or to add addition answers (if allowed).

  2. Voting from "Detail View"

    Enter "Details View" by hover / click on a question card and selecting "See more answers" or "View More Details".
    Click on the answer you would like to vote for.

  3. Adding an Answer

    If there is no Answer items to vote on and the adding answer is allowed, a new answer item can be registered and voted from "Add An Answer"
    Enter "Details View" by hovering on the question card and clicking "View more details" or "See more answers".
    If you can’t see the question card, perform a search via the menu at the top.

    * You must be logged in and "Add an Answer" must be allow by the question creator.

  4. Posting Comments

    Comments can be posted together with voting, if it is allowed.
    Enter “Details View” by hovering on the question card and clicking "View more details" or "See more answers".
    If you can’t see the question card, perform a search via the menu at the top.
    Enter a comment into the “Comments” box at the bottom of the page and click OK.

    * You must be logged in and commenting must be allowed to be able to post comments.

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